"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
it was a poem about everything."
                     --Steven Wright

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Need of ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I am in need of more money.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate

Idioms:

  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.